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The Very Best Versions of Deadpool  

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Deadpool, though very recently created (1991) compared to most iconic characters in comic lore, has one of the biggest cult followings in all of comics.

As such, there are many different variations on the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, films, animated series, or alternate versions of the man himself in comic books, Deadpool is in SO many forms of pop culture, in one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like the new self-titled game following Deadpool's exploits, or do you like playing as him in Marvel Vs. Capcom 3? Is the current run of Deadpool your favorite or is Deadpool MAX more your style? Are you a Nolan North as Deadpool fan or is Ryan Reynolds your 'Pool?

Here's the chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of Deadpool ever? Vote up your favorites!
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X-Force is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Comic Book Series
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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Film
Deadpool is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Tim Miller, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being given mutant abilities with a scarred physical appearance, Wade Wilson (Ryan ...more
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Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Fictional Character
Main 616 continuity and everything linear and canon therein. Deadpool is a fictional antihero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Rob Liefeld, the character first appeared in The New ...more
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Deadpool 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool 2 is a 2018 American superhero film directed by David Leitch, based on the Marvel Comics character. Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) forms his own team of mutants to stop mysterious ...more
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Cable & Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Cable and Deadpool Comic Book Series
Cable & Deadpool was a comic book series published by Marvel Comics beginning in 2004. The title characters, Cable and Deadpool, shared the focus of the book. The series was launched ...more
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Hulk Vs Wolverine Film
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Marvel 2997 Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Marvel 2997 Deadpool Comic Book Series
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Deadpool Killustrated is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool Killustrated Comic Book Series
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Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool: Merc with a Mouth Comic Book Series
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X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apoc... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Video Game
X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse is an action role-playing game developed primarily by Raven Software and published by Activision. It is the follow up to 2004's X-Men Legends. It was first ...more
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TV Program
Ultimate Spider-Man is an American animated television series based on the Spider-Man comics published by Marvel Comics, including some elements of Marvel's Ultimate line of books. The series is ...more
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Deadpool As Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool As Spider-Man Ficitonal Character
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House of M is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Comic Book Series
House of M is an eight-issue comic book limited series and crossover storyline published by Marvel Comics in 2005. Written by Brian Michael Bendis and illustrated by Olivier Coipel, its first ...more
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Future Deadpool (All-New X-Men... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Future Deadpool (All-New X-Men) Fictional Character
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Marvel: Avengers Alliance is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Video Game
Marvel: Avengers Alliance is a turn-based social network game developed by Playdom in 2012. It is based on characters and storylines published by Marvel Comics, and written by Alex Irvine. The ...more
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Deadpool Kills Deadpool is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool Kills Deadpool Comic Book Series
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Deadpool Team Up is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool Team Up Comic Book Series
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Lego Marvel Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Lego Marvel Super Heroes Video Game
Lego Marvel Super Heroes is an action-adventure video game developed by TT Games and published by Disney Interactive Studios and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment in 2013 for the ...more
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Deadpool Kills the Marvel Univ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe Comic Book Series
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Villian of the New Mutants is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Villian of the New Mutants Comic Book Series
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Weapon X: Days of Future Prese... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Weapon X: Days of Future Present Deadpool Comic Book Series
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Deadpool: Wade Wilson's Wa... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool: Wade Wilson's War Comic Book Series
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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Video Game
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is a crossover fighting game developed by Capcom. It is an updated version of Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds. After the events of the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake ...more
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Deadpool: Sins of the Past is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Deadpool: Sins of the Past Comic Book Series
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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Versions of Deadpool
Video Game
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is an action role-playing game developed for PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox and Xbox 360 by Raven Software and published by Activision. The game was simultaneously ...more